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Re: [suse-security] 8.0 openssh update?
  • From: Peter Poeml <poeml@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 25 Sep 2002 13:43:46 +0200
  • Message-id: <20020925114345.GA1520@xxxxxxx>
On Wed, Sep 25, 2002 at 07:26:32AM -0400, Michael Galloway wrote:
>
> Privilege separation user sshd does not exist
> <notice>'/etc/init.d/rc5.d/S08sshd start' exits with status 0
>
> is the current sshd rpm not making this user correctly? there is no sshd user
> in /etc/passwd.

The user should have been created, the rpm postinstall script contains the line
grep -qs ^sshd: /etc/passwd || useradd -u 71 -g sshd -s /bin/false -d /var/lib/sshd sshd

How did you install the rpm?

Peter

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